About the Fourth Book of Series of "Historians and Narrators of Battle Scenes"

All the Threes: Lesson, Front, and Narrating

"Historians and Narrators of Battle Scenes; The Third Course of Mofid School; Martyr Narrators: Hossein Jalayipour, Mohsen Feiz, Hamid Salehi" research and interviewed by Somayeh Hosseini and Morteza Ghazi and wrote by Morteza Ghazi, is one of the published works by Center for Holy Defense Documents and Research in 2017.

Memories of Mohammad Sam Kermani and...

Two Interviews Which Became a Book Titled "Your Majesty Be Carefree!"

"Your Majesty Be Carefree (in Persian: Khater Ala Hazrat Asudeh)!" is memoirs and untold words of Mohammad Sam Kermani (1924-2015), one of ministries of Interior and Intelligence and Tourism of Pahlavi regime. This 680-page book was produced by Hamid Davoodabadi and Nargol Publication released it in summer of 2017.

A Travel to Qajar Era

When Writing a Memoir Was a Secret Historiography

“Writing a Memoir and Its Place in Qajar Era Historiography: recognizing types of memoirs and reviewing evolution of writing a memoir in Qajar era based on influence of the constitutional revolution on this phenomenon and valuing status of this stream in historiography of Qajar era” is full title of a book by Somayeh Abbasi in four chapters and 240 pages. This book was published by Sokhanvaran Publication in 2017.

The issue 4 of “Oral History” Biquarterly released

Oral history as a classroom tool

The Issue 4 of the expert-scientific “Oral History” with the publication date of autumn and winter of the year 1395 solar Hijri calendar (autumn 2016 and winter 2017) has been recently released. The owner of the biquarterly is the National Library and Archive of Islamic Republic of Iran. The editor-in-chief of the journal is Mohammad Javad Moradiniaand its executive editor Gholam Reza Azizi. The editorial board of the journal issue 4 are ...

The life story of some of Khuzestani youth became a book

The memoirs of guys of Jazayeri mosque in Ahvaz

The book "Homage; the memoirs of a mosque in Ahvaz" is compiled by Ali Maserati, and it is delivered to bookstores by the Office of Culture and Studies of Resistance of Art Center Provincial Affairs and the Publication of Sureh Mehr. This book is compiled in 575 pages. Each chapter consists special topics are derived from narrated events of the chapters. Some of the topics are mentioned as follows:

Books From Seven Provinces

People in Frame of Memories

At the book lunch , the works will be introduced you: "The Red Dress: Memoir of Martyr Ahmad Ommi", "People Do not Die in My Frame: Book of Saeed Janbozorgi", " Windcatchers are waiting: A Collection of Memories of Martyr Ebrahim Bashkardizadeh", "Meeting Wish: Life of Veteran Lady Omolbanin Mansourkhani", "From Fire and Thyme: Martyrs of Raz in Frame of Memories", "06:30 pm: Memories of Brigadier General Pilot Freedman Yusuf (Joseph) Samandarian", "Hidden Love: According to Manuscripts of Freedman Mohammadtaqi Karimi", "The Last Sip: Biography of Martyr Yadollah Nadrlou", book of "Company of Koroglu: A Narrative of Life of Basiji Hajali Tanha".

Two new books released

Oral history of combatants and freed POWs of northern Iran continues to be compiled

The Cultural and Resistance Studies Department of the art centers in Gilan and Mazandaran provinces has released two new books. The books have been published by Sooreh Mehr Publication. The books are entitled: "The Oral history of the Sacred Defense Combatants 5: The Second Narration of Cerise Booklet; Memoirs of Mahmoud Ranjbar", and "Oral History of the Freed POWs of Gilan – The Town of Talesh 2: Paper Haft-Seen: Oral Memoirs of Sirous Bolourian".

Catching sight of the years of war

In "Room Number 24" and with "The Friends of Martyr Mohammad Gereh"

"Room Number 24" and "The Friends of Martyr Mohammad Gereh" are the topic of two books which will be introduced. The first book contains subjects for cities of war zone and war emigrants and events of area farthest from the frontage of war. The second one contains memoirs about the frontage of war during the years of defense of Irans brother against Saddams army attack.

About Five Books of Series of Stars of Guilds and Market

Events of Lives of Men Who Weren

This is introduction of five volumes of a series titled "stars of trades and market". These books have been compiled based on gathered memories on martyrs who at the one hand were among Bazaaries (merchants) and at the other hand were players and influential in campaigns leading up to Islamic Revolution and also during Sacred Defense years.

The reminiscent books

Along with “Hemmat, the Legendary Man” and “With Iranians Injured by Chemical Weapons”

The book section of Iranian Oral History Website has reviewed two books in the last days of the Iranian year 1395 SH (2016-17) which have been published this year. The feature of both books is that they are reminiscent. They are reminiscent of the characters and individuals who are the legacy of the Sacred Defense. The books writers (one Iranian and the other Japanese) somehow remind us how we have looked at them.
Recording Memories for Documentation Process of Evolution

Projects That Address Oral History of Universities

According to history of Kharazmi University -as the first university of Iran- history of establishment of university in Iran is about one hundred years. During this century, many universities were established before and after victory of Islamic Revolution of Iran, and have undergone a lot of historical, political, social and scientific ups and downs.
About Holy Defense History of The Army Navy

The War Documents of Sea

We talk very little about sea. This is a historical fact that whenever we made our development sea-centered was heyday of our countrys history and whenever we neglected sea was era of decline of our country. The fact is that countries that entered waters and acted wisely and seized seas are powerful countries today. Because of situating between the two depths of Persian Gulf and Oman Sea in the south and sea of ...
Oral History Interview & Importance – Part 30 (Finale)


The final phase in the oral history interview process is archiving the transcription and audio, video files and all other relevant documents. The objective is to preserve the interview and provide easy and quick user access. This phase requires detailed and applicable and cost-effective planning conducted by a specific method.
Holding the Specialized Conference on Sacred Defense Oral History

We Have Less Than 1% of Sacred Defense Oral History

The specialized conference on oral history of Sacred Defense was held in the conference hall of National Archive Organization by Research and Training Circle of Sacred Defense Documents and Papers Organization and accompanied by NLAIs Institute of Documents on November 1, 2017. Invitees to this program were directors and experts of field of Sacred Defenses oral history in general directorates of Foundation for Preservation of Relics and Publishing Values of Holy Defense of coordinate provinces and organizations.